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Carpenter, William Boyd (1841-1918), bishop of Ripon

Henry Dewsbury Alves Major and Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/32305

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Carpenter, William Boyd (1841-1918), bishop of Ripon, the second son of the Revd Henry Carpenter, incumbent of St Michael's, Liverpool, and his wife, Hester, daughter of Archibald Boyd, of Londonderry, was born at Liverpool on 26 March 1841. His mother's brother, Archibald Boyd, was dean of Exeter. Educated at the ...

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